On the 19th of September 2015, Coffex Coffee Roasters launched their brand new roasting, warehousing and office facility in Brisbane, Melbourne, Australia.
The launch was officiated by Coffex’s guest of honour, Tan Sri Yong Poh Kon, together with Chairman of Coffex Coffee Australia, Mr. Ngow Wing Hong and Executive Direct of Coffex Coffee Australia, Mr. Kelvin Ngow.
In this brand new 16,000 square feet facility, it will house Coffex Coffee Roaster’s main operations such as roasting facility, customer service area, a retail shop, coffee machines display area, research & development laboratory, and national barista training facility, warehousing and head office.
The brand new facility was a result of Coffex Coffee Roasters near me expansive growth in the region during the recent years. Fueled by South East Asia’s increasing demand of specialty coffee plus the growth in social acceptance towards espresso based coffee drinks, Coffex Coffee Roasters Australia operations have grown nearly two folds in the last couple of years.
It’s brand new Buhler roasters are fitted with state-of-the-art technology, allowing roasters to have full control of the roasting process. Coffex’s brand new roasters can produce to a maximum output capacity of up to 42 tons per month.
Coffex Coffee believes that the path to growing the coffee industry is through the education of people that will voice to the culture of appreciating coffee. And thus together with other members of the local specialty coffee industry, Coffex Coffee Roasters are also the founding members of the Australian Specialty Coffee Association, MSCA, which was launched earlier this year.